Guide To Fishing At Crescent Lake
AKA: Lake Crescent
Natural beauty and good fishing make Crescent Lake an enjoyable getaway for a vacation or a quick fishing trip. This 16,000-acre lake is located in the northeast part of the state at Crescent City, FL.
About 40 miles of shoreline are available by boat, and much of it accessible by land for fishing from the bank. Some areas may require a short trek. Bring a kayak, canoe, pleasure boat or fishing boat as both public and private boat launch ramps are available for use. Fishing enthusiasts will be happy to know the lake has healthy populations of crappie, bass, catfish, sunfish, stripers, hybrid striped bass, chain pickerel and gar. Campgrounds, RV spaces, lodging, stores and restaurants are all convenient to campers, boaters and anglers.
What to fish for...
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, white catfish, black crappie, bluegill, redear sunfish, spotted sunfish, warmouth, striped bass, hybrid striped bass, chain pickerel and longnose gar at Crescent Lake in Florida.
Primary fish species residing in Crescent Lake
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Crescent Lake Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Public Boat Launch Ramps & Landings
Bull Creek Boat Launch Ramp
Located in the northeast section of Dead Lake, off W County Road 2006, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and gravel parking.
Crescent Lake Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, east side, off Shell Bluff Road, this is a one-lane, concrete ramp with docks and gravel parking.
Central Avenue Boat Access
Located mid lake, west side, off Central Avenue, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with a dock and street parking.
Sunrise Boat Launch Ramp
Located mid lake, west side, off Cypress Avenue, this is a two-lane, concrete ramp with docks and gravel parking.
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Sned-Acres Family Campground - 386 698-2020
Bull Creek Campground - 386 313-4020
St Johns Campground - 386 328-4470
Crescent Lake FL Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Sned-Acres Family Campground
South, 2359 US-17
Crescent City, FL 32112
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Crescent Lake offers crappie, bass, catfish, sunfish, stripers, hybrid striped bass, chain pickerel and gar fishing, plus boat rentals in northeast FL.